Archive for October 3rd, 2017

Stock Picker Who Snared a 7,000pct HK Return Eyes His Next Win

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Money manager Andrew Neville barely blinks when asked to pick his portfolio’s crown jewel. Sunny Optical Technology Group Co. has returned about 7,000 percent to his [...]
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Taiwan receives first delivery of Japanese beef in 16 years

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Japan Times | 6:00 AM

The first shipment of Japanese beef to Taiwan in 16 years passed through customs in Taipei on Saturday following the lifting of a ban earlier last month. Some 200 kilogram [...]
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Taiwan’s migrant labourers hold the key to regional alliances

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Globalriskin Sights | 6:00 AM

While Taiwan’s foreign policy position remains precarious in the face of aggressive Chinese diplomacy, its treatment of migrant workers cannot be overlooked as it seeks [...]
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Constitutional reform a bottom-up task: President Tsai

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

President Tsai Ing-wen (???) said Sunday that constitutional reform is a bottom-up undertaking that should not be initiated by the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) [...]
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Taiwan pushing for reciprocity on visa-free privileges

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 6:00 AM

Taiwan is asking Thailand, Brunei and the Philippines to grant Taiwanese citizens visiting their countries visa-free status to reciprocate the treatment it has given [...]
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Southbound Policy Helps Taiwan Banks Advance

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | International | 6:00 AM

Taiwan has long suffered from a saturated domestic banking market, prompting its banks to foray abroad for new business opportunities. Under the administration of former [...]
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Fatal missile misfire: Taiwan navy men jailed

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Three Taiwanese naval personnel have been jailed for up to two years for mistakenly launching a missile towards China that killed one person and triggered a stern response [...]
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US pressured N Korea by overwhelming hackers with data traffic

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

It’s cyberwarfare as a political bargaining chip. The US is no stranger to hacking North Korea, but it’s usually in a bid to directly thwart the country’s [...]
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Trump contradicts Tillerson on N Korea, the latest in a series of put-downs

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

President Trump, not for the first time, publicly contradicted his chief diplomat on a major foreign policy issue Sunday, saying via Twitter that Secretary of State Rex [...]
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N Korea ship seized with huge weapons cargo en route to Egypt amid WW3 fears

N Korea ship seized with huge weapons cargo en route to Egypt amid WW3 fears

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

A NORTH Korea ship was seized after it was caught carrying a huge supply of weapons to Egypt as tensions continue to mount with the US. More than 30,000 rocket-propelled [...]
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Trump Tells Tillerson: Don’t Waste Time Talking To N Korea

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | HuffPost | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Sunday he has told Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that the diplomat’s efforts to negotiate with North Korea over that [...]
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2 women plead not guilty in N. Korean scion’s assassination

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Two women accused of fatally poisoning the estranged half brother of North Korea’s ruler pleaded not guilty as their trial began Monday in Malaysia’s High Court, [...]
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Trump says envoy ‘wasting his time’ talking to N Korea

Trump says envoy ‘wasting his time’ talking to N Korea

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President Donald Trump said Sunday that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was “wasting his time” trying to negotiate with North Korea over its nuclear and missile [...]
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Negotiating with N Korea a waste of time: Trump

Negotiating with N Korea a waste of time: Trump

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Donald Trump warned Sunday that negotiating with North Korea over its nuclear programme would be a waste of time, after it emerged that Washington has channels [...]
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N Korea CONFIRMS secret Moscow meeting held amid fears WW3 coming

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Dailystar | 6:00 AM

NORTH Korea has confirmed claims it held talks with Russian officials in Moscow amid fears World War 3 is about to erupt. The hermit country’s state media said Choe Son [...]
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